Dr. Anthony J. Rhem discusses current KM issues from his latest book, Knowledge Management in Practice (CRC Press, 362 pages) which examines practical KM applications across multiple industries. Since 1998, Tony has assisted organizations adopt KM strategies and practices by implementing processes appropriate to each and every company within various industries. KM Chicago will leverage this knowledge in a new series of expert led discussions which focus on one industry at a time. Tony will kick off the series by discussing relevant KM practices that are unique to certain industries. Tony will also highlight KM tools that are found in common among other industries, and explain how the underlying theory remains in tack from one profession to another. He will storybook how successful practitioners and consultants have found ways to translate theory into practice foreach particular industry.
For each Industry Focus, Roundtable event we will have KM specialists in a specific industry provide their insights on how they resolve industry specific problems by applying KM best practices and solutions. Dr. Rhem will serve as moderator.
- Series Kick-offMeeting – October 20, 2016
- Insurance Roundtable – November 10, 2016
- Healthcare Roundtable – January 19, 2017
- Legal Roundtable – February 16, 2017
- Finance & Banking – March 16, 2017
- Education Roundtable – April 20, 2016
Dr. Anthony J. Rhem serves as the President of A.J. Rhem & Associates, Inc., a knowledge management consulting, training and research firm in Chicago. Dr. Rhem is an Information Systems professional with over thirty years of experience. As a Knowledge Management consultant he serves as a KM adviser, KM strategist, information architect, and KM governance strategist in multiple industries including insurance, healthcare, legal, finance, and education. He is a Professor and Director of Research at The Knowledge Systems Institute, and the author books and numerous articles including UML for Developing Knowledge Management Systems (CRC Press, 2005), and co-authored Knowledge Management in Law Firms: Expertise in Action (GLB, 2016).